Exxon Mobil Trades Ex-Dividend

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According to Dividend Channel, on 8/10/11, Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.47, payable on 9/9/11. As a percentage of XOM's recent stock price of $72.72, this dividend works out to approximately 0.65%.

Below is a dividend history chart for XOM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.47 declared by Exxon Mobil Corp.:

XOM Dividend History


Date

Div*


05/11/11

0.470


02/08/11

0.440


11/09/10

0.440


08/11/10

0.440


05/11/10

0.440


02/08/10

0.420


11/09/09

0.420


08/11/09

0.420


05/11/09

0.420


02/06/09

0.400


11/07/08

0.400


08/11/08

0.400


05/09/08

0.400


02/07/08

0.350


11/07/07

0.350


08/09/07

0.350


05/10/07

0.350


02/07/07

0.320


11/09/06

0.320


08/10/06

0.320


05/10/06

0.320


02/08/06

0.320


11/08/05

0.290


08/10/05

0.290


05/11/05

0.290


02/08/05

0.270


11/09/04

0.270


08/11/04

0.270


05/11/04

0.270


02/09/04

0.250


11/07/03

0.250


08/11/03

0.250


05/09/03

0.250


02/06/03

0.230


11/07/02

0.230


08/09/02

0.230


05/09/02

0.230


02/07/02

0.230


11/07/01

0.230


08/09/01

0.230


05/10/01

0.220


02/07/01

0.220


11/09/00

0.220


08/10/00

0.220


05/11/00

0.220


02/09/00

0.220


11/09/99

0.220


08/11/99

0.205


05/10/99

0.205


02/08/99

0.205


11/09/98

0.205


08/11/98

0.205


05/11/98

0.205


02/06/98

0.205


11/07/97

0.205


08/11/97

0.205


05/09/97

0.205


02/06/97

0.198


11/07/96

0.198


08/09/96

0.198


05/09/96

0.198


02/08/96

0.188


11/09/95

0.188


08/10/95

0.188


* Data may be adjusted for splits; we are not responsible for data errors; always verify data with the company.




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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from XOM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.59% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, XOM makes up 24.39% of the iShares Dow Jones U.S. Energy Sector Index Fund ETF (IYE) which is trading lower by about 4.3% on the day Monday.

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XOM operates in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing sector, among companies like Chevron Corp. (CVX) which is off about 3.5% today, Occidental Petroleum (OXY), down 4.6%, and BP (BP) lower by 3.5%.

In Monday trading, Exxon Mobil Corp. shares are currently down about 2.8% on the day.

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